one of a Japanese breed of toy dogs having a long, silky, black and white or red and white coat and a tail carried over the back.
a small compact dog of a Japanese breed with a long straight silky coat in black and white or red and white and feathered ears, legs, feet, and tail
noun 1. any of various ornamental hybrid cherry trees developed in Japan, having white or pink blossoms and inedible fruit.
noun 1. a Japanese woody vine, Clematis paniculata, of the buttercup family, having dense clusters of fragrant, white flowers and plumed fruit.
- Japanese garden
noun a type of formal ornamental Japanese garden with plants like bamboo, mondo grasses, pine, and small pools of water containing koi, connected with bridges, paths, and pavilions Examples The tradition of the Japanese garden was historically passed down from sensei to apprentice. Word Origin 1863 Usage Note also Japanese gardening , (n.)
- Japanese gardening
noun See Japanese garden